ADS & AMDS Webinar | COVID-19 and the Media

Amsterdam Data Science (ADS) and Amsterdam Medical Data Science (AMDS) are co-hosting a new lecture series in collaboration with Elsevier and Google to explore The Power and Weakness of Data Modelling in COVID-19.



08 July 2020 - 12:00
ADS Event


Aims of this series:

  • Showcase the power and limitations of data centred approaches
  • Jointly understand and learn from the different COVID approaches and views
  • Shape the time for Data Science research/education after the lock-down

Lecture 6: COVID-19 and the Media

Programme (TBA)
After recent critics on science support for policy making, e.g. in sustainability, COVID-19 shows how society relies on scientific experts and doctors with all its challenges to translate scientific knowledge into public perception and policy making.

Marc Salomon (ABS UvA, ADS) and Michiel Kolman (Elsevier)


Date: 8 or 9 July 2020 TBA
Time: 12:00-13:00

Zoom details to follow soon.